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Featured Story - August 2020

Safe Driving Saves Lives, and Money Summer is arguably the most dangerous travel season of the year. Highways are laden with bumper-to-bumper traffic, speed traps, and unfortunately, accidents. In 2018, the National Hig...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - July 2020

Rosalind has been a member with Legal Resources for nearly a year. Not only has her Legal Plan provided peace of my mind, but proved fruitful during a travel mishap. Legal Resources: Why did you join Legal Resources? ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - June 2020

Last June, airports were chock-full of travelers, resorts boasted limited vacancy, and millions of Americans embarked on road trips to their favorite summer destinations. This year looks quite different, however, as COVI...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - May 2020

May 1 is Law Day, a national day that educates Americans on the legal profession and celebrates the role of law in protecting our freedom and achieving justice for all. Law Day was established by President Dwight D. Eise...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - April 2020

According to Project Helping, 94% of volunteers experience an emotional recharge known as a "helper's high," which improves individuals' moods, boosts productivity, reduces stress and fosters a sense of purpose. A substa...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - March 2020

Processing your tax returns by snapping a photo of your W2 and using an app on your phone has become popular as we continue to increase our reliance on portable technology, but is it really a good way to file your taxes?...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - February 2020

Safer Internet Day (SID) promotes the safe and positive use of digital technology. Each year in February, millions of people participate in events and activities across the globe to help inspire positive changes online a...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - January 2020

Why not make maximizing your employee benefits one of your New Year's resolutions this year? Many employers provide health insurance, paid time off and other perks. Yet, year after year, people continue to leave employee...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - December 2019

While Hanukkah candles and Christmas trees bring light to the darkness of winter, the United Nations combats darkness within our society by promoting the light of peace. Human Rights Day is observed each year on December...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - November 2019

Adopting a child is such a joyful time for parents, but the process can be tough to navigate without the right kind of help. Because of all the legal issues and paperwork involved, working with a lawyer who’s well-vers...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - October 2019

Open enrollment is a good time to review your employee benefits, and make sure you’re making the most of what’s available. And with 70% of employees experiencing a legal need each year, understanding your legal plan ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - September 2019

If you've ever rented a home in the past, you know how much of a risk it can be. What if you get a bad landlord, or on the flip side, what if you get a bad tenant. Just like all human interactions, home rental can become...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - August 2019

Maximizing What’s Left of Summer It’s the time of year referred to as the “Sunday of summer.” The days are getting a little shorter, the back to school catalogs are filling up mailboxes everywhere, and we know th...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - July 2019

5 Important Water Safety Tips Statistics show that drowning is a leading cause of death for young children—mostly from falling into a pool or being left alone in the bathtub. The National Safety Council and the Consum...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - June 2019

New Website Coming Soon! We’re excited to announce our expanding role as an industry-leading group legal plan provider. Our new site is a testament to always developing better ways to support our members and clients. ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - May 2019

Small Businesses. Big Contributions. Small businesses are the backbone of our economy. More than half of Americans either own a small business or work for one. And small businesses create roughly 2 out of every 3 new job...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - April 2019

Do you know your 2019 tax bracket? The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was passed over a year ago, but according to NerdWallet’s 2019 Tax Study, more than one quarter of Americans don’t understand what changed, and rou...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - March 2019

Fact or Fiction? Dispelling Legal Myths. When it comes to legal matters, what you don’t know can hurt you. Here are a few of the most common legal myths you should know about. Just keep in mind that laws can vary by st...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - February 2019

Love Your Legal Plan For over 25 years, our mission has been to provide high-quality legal service to our members, with 100% attorney fee coverage for a broad range of legal services. Here are a just few reasons why act...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - January 2019

Make the Most of the Holiday Season The most wonderful time of the year can also be the most stressful time of the year. Between shopping, wrapping, cooking, traveling and overindulging at holiday happy hours, it can al...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - December 2018

Make the Most of the Holiday Season The most wonderful time of the year can also be the most stressful time of the year. Between shopping, wrapping, cooking, traveling and overindulging at holiday happy hours, it can al...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - November 2018

Support Adoption and Foster Care This year's theme is "In Their Own Words: Lifting Up Youth Voices." One of the goals of this year’s campaign is to secure more lifelong connections for teens in foster care. Strong and ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - October 2018

How to Survive Your Day in Court Whether you were summoned to provide testimony or you’re pleading your own case, your day in court is a significant and potentially stressful event. Being fully prepared will help you ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - September 2018

Tips for Making Sure Private Information Stays Private – at School and Everywhere Like it or not, it’s that time of year again. We’re hanging on to every last minute of summer while preparing for a new school year...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - August 2018

Introducing LegalSmart We’re excited to be making a number of changes geared toward providing a better experience for all of our current and future Members. In addition to updating our website and making it more user...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - July 2018

Booking a Vacation Rental Home share and vacation rental markets have been around for decades, but are becoming increasingly popular mostly because of platforms like Airbnb and HomeAway. Having amenities such as a full...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - June 2018

Planning a Road Trip What’s your perfect summer getaway? With the days getting longer and the school year winding down, June is the perfect month to plan your next vacation. For some people, this means relaxing on a ...CONTINUE READING

Featured Story - May 2018

Dealing With Dementia Legal Matters that Caregivers Should Address When someone you love is diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, or any other progressive brain disorder, the effects can be profound and devast...CONTINUE READING